Last edited 03/01/2024

Karen Todaro LPC

VerifiedOffers Online TherapyIn-person Meetings
Acepting new clientsAccepts Insurance
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General Office Hours

In Eastern Time

Mondayfrom 08:00 AM to 09:00 PM
Tuesdayfrom 08:00 AM to 09:00 PM
Wednesdayfrom 08:00 AM to 09:00 PM
Thursdayfrom 08:00 AM to 09:00 PM
Fridayfrom 08:00 AM to 09:00 PM
Saturdayfrom 08:00 AM to 09:00 PM
Sundayfrom 08:00 AM to 09:00 PM

What does a first session with you look like?

The first session, as with all Thriveworks therapists, will involve talking through your needs and goals for therapy — whether those involve managing depression, anxiety, relationship problems, or another mental health challenge. This will enable you to receive the very best care, as a personalized treatment plan will then be developed for subsequent sessions. Thriveworks helps people live happier, more fulfilling lives. Clients are guided and supported as they work through their unique mental health challenges – and, along the way, shown the life-changing power of therapy.

What is your style/approach to therapy?

I offer a variety of counseling approaches including CBT / Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Family Systems.

What should we know about your experiences and background?

Karen Todaro is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in the state of Virginia who has 41 years of experience working with adults, couples, teens, and children experiencing anxiety, depression, life transitions, unwanted behavior, and relationship issues. Karen completed her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Sociology from the University of South Florida and her Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling from Nova Southeastern University. Sheutilizes cognitive-behavioral, solution-focused, relational, emotionally focused, and life coaching approaches to therapy while maintaining the flexibility, awareness, and creativity to best meet the unique needs of each client.Her focus is to be mindful of your prior life experiences, individual skillset, and timeframe in setting and reaching your goals in order to live your best life. Karen is non-judgmental, warm, and caring and seeks to build a relationship with you based on mutual trust and respect through open communication.She will assist you with identifying your strengths and building on them so that you can reach your goals efficiently and move forward towards a more optimistic, productive, and rewarding future.






General Expertise






Aging related concerns

Anger management

Divorce & separation

In-Network Insurance






Virginia Blue Shield


First Session$220
Individual Therapy$160
Marriage & Couples Counseling$160
Family Therapy$160
Group Therapy$160

Types of Therapy

Individual Therapy

Marriage & Couples Counseling

Family Therapy

Group Therapy


Adults (25-65)

Seniors (65+)

Adolescents (13-17)

Treatment Approaches / Modalities

Eclectic Therapy

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Motivational Interviewing

Emotionally Focused Therapy

Compassion-Focused Therapy


  • Virginia, Licensed Professional Counselor, 701010525


Master's in Mental Health Counseling, Nova Southeastern University

Work History


Online Therapy

Office at Thriveworks Counseling & Psychiatry Virginia Beach, Virginia Beach, VA

Frequently Asked Questions About Karen Todaro, LPC

It’s not uncommon to have questions before starting therapy. Karen Todaro, LPC, has answered a few of the questions they receive most often from new clients.

Is Karen Todaro accepting new clients?

Yes, Karen Todaro is accepting new clients for online therapy in Virginia and in-person appointments at Thriveworks Counseling & Psychiatry Virginia Beach, 516 S Independence Blvd Suite 104, Virginia Beach, VA, 23452.

Does Karen Todaro accept insurance?

Yes, Karen Todaro accepts insurance, including Aetna, Anthem, Cigna, Humana, Optum and Virginia Blue Shield.

What types of therapy does Karen Todaro offer?

Karen Todaro offers therapy for couples, families, groups and individuals.

Does Karen Todaro offer in-person appointments?

Yes, Karen Todaro offers in-person appointments at Thriveworks Counseling & Psychiatry Virginia Beach, 516 S Independence Blvd Suite 104, Virginia Beach, VA, 23452.

Does Karen Todaro offer online therapy?

Yes, Karen Todaro offers online therapy via video sessions to people in Virginia.

How quickly can I see Karen Todaro?

Karen Todaro typically can speak with new clients within 48 hours. You can see their current general office hours and request an appointment on their profile page.

What languages does Karen Todaro speak?

Karen Todaro conducts therapy sessions in English.

Can I book an appointment with Karen Todaro online?

Yes, you can easily book an appointment with Karen Todaro online using Choosing Therapy’s directory.